Québec Art

My final tribute and farewell salute to Quebec City is its varied and numerous artworks. Everything from street art to gothic sculptures. Our first introduction to the art of Quebec were the graffitied archways of the flyover, some of the stained glass paintings were so ornate and realistic on camera you’d struggle to distinguish them […]

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Ville de Lévis

While in Quebec City we decided to hop on the ferry and spend an afternoon in the town of Lévis. The ferry ride was really relaxing and a great way to see old Quebec and the Château Frontenac. When you first arrive in Lévis it’s a little disappointing as the waterfront near the ferry dock […]

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Parc de la Chute-Montmorency

North-East of Quebec City (a short bus ride away) is Parc de la Chute-Montmorency – a park with hiking, climbing, abseiling and skiing in the winter – all set around the Montmorency Falls. The falls are higher than Niagara Falls but have nowhere near the volume of water – a factor that no doubt affects […]

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Le Château Frontenac

One of the stunning landmarks on the skyline of Quebec City is Le Château Frontenac. Le Château Frontenac is a stunning hotel with 618 rooms and suites and draws on the architectural styles of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. The hotel is reportedly the most photographed hotel in the world and its easy to […]

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Québec City… Part 3…

By now you’ve probably worked out that we both fell in love with Quebec City so I won’t continue telling you how amazing the architecture, art, people, scenery or vibe is… or the fact that we got the rare opportunity to practice our French (as French is the primary language of Quebec). I’ll just leave […]

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Québec City… Part 2…

Old Quebec and the old port are definitely one of my favourite locations, it’s hard not to fall in love with the city! Walk the cobbled streets lined with restaurants, bars, gift shops and apartments or meander up to Château Frontenac. One of the things that makes old Quebec so picturesque is its location on […]

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Québec City…

Two things I have to say before I start my blog post about Quebec City… Sorry it’s been a while since my last post – I’d hoped to keep on top of blogging but I guess I’m just having too much fun! Quebec City is one of most beautiful places I’ve ever visited so expect […]

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